24 Mar 2009, 10:11pm
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EPA Finds CO2 a Public Health Hazard, Invokes CAA

By IAN TALLEY, Wall Street Journal Online, March 24, 2009 [here]

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency has sent the White House a proposed finding that carbon dioxide is a danger to public health, a step that could trigger a clampdown on emissions of greenhouse gases across a wide swath of the economy.

If approved by the White House Office of Management and Budget, the endangerment finding could clear the way for the EPA to use the Clean Air Act to control emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases believed to contribute to climate change. In effect, the government would treat carbon dioxide as a pollutant. The EPA submitted the proposed rule to the White House on Friday, according to federal records published Monday. … [more]

17 Apr 2009, 8:07am
by Chris H.

ZOIKS! STOP BREATHING! When you exhale you’re a hazard to my health!




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